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International Institute for Population Sciences
The International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS) serves as a regional Institute for Training and Research in Population Studies for the ESCAP region. It was established in Mumbai in July 1956, till July 1970 it was known as the Demographic Training and Research Centre (DTRC) and till 1985 it was known as the International Institute for Population Studies (IIPS). The Institute was re-designated to its present title in 1985 to facilitate the expansion of its academic activities and was declared as a 'Deemed University' in August 19, 1985 under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. The recognition has facilitated the award of recognized degrees by the Institute itself and paved the way for further expansion of the Institute as an academic institution.
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Longitudinal Ageing Study in India (LASI): An Investigation of Health, Economic, and Social Well-being of India’s Growing Elderly Population
The LASI pilot sought information on households and older individuals in the respective households. The analysis of LASI pilot data revealed insightful evidence on reported and measured health status...
Section:Reports
by Arokiasamy Perianayagam | Published On 06 Jan 2021
Estimation of Effective Reproduction Numbers for COVID-19 using Real-Time Bayesian Method for India and its States
This study assesses the impact of nation-wide lockdown in slowing down the spread of the COVID-19 at the national and state level. An attempt has also been made to examine the important state-level...
Section:Reports
by Rishabh Tyagi | Published On 20 May 2020
Is Delhi enjoying Better Air Quality? A Note on the Effect of COVID-19 Lockdown on Air Pollution
The global spread of COVID-19 has restricted the anthropogenic activities across the world. This has led to some unexpected alterations in the environment. As industries, transport networks, and b...
Section:Reports
by Ankit Sikarwar | Published On 14 May 2020
On Issues With Covid19 Data And Why Kerala Stands Out In India
Quality of data released by Government having high COVID 19 numbers was analyzed. Parameters considered are timeliness of the publication of daily reports, accessibility of reports, sufficiency of t...
Section:Reports
by Viraj Mahesh Vibhute | Published On 29 Apr 2020
Assessing the Impact of Complete Lockdown on COVID-19 Infections in India and its Burden on Public Health Facilities
The COVID-19 has emerged as a global public health concern due to a large-scale community-based outbreak across countries. The number of confirmed cases has also increased in India in the past few w...
Section:Reports
by Laxmi Kant Dwivedi | Published On 25 Apr 2020
The COVID-19, Migration and Livelihood in India
Sudden eruption of migration crisis resulting from the out-break of COVID-19 again reminds us the urgency of the matter. This policy paper presents how our understanding of migration and livelihood...
Section:Reports
by R. B. Bhagat | Published On 14 Apr 2020
Post Covid-19: Recovering and Sustaining India’s Growth
The paper discusses past virtuous growth cycles in India and argues that the post Covid-19 macro-financial package is an opportunity to trigger another such cycle, by raising marginal propensities t...
Section:Working Papers
by Ashima Goyal | Published On 01 Apr 2020
National Family Health Survey (NFHS-3) India: Andhra Pradesh
This report presents the key findings of the NFHS-3 survey in Andhra Pradesh. The survey provides trend data on key indicators and includes information on several new topics, such as HIV/AIDS-related...
Section:Reports
by Arokiasamy Perianayagam | Published On 01 Nov 2008
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